Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

19th century

GUSN

GUSN-290132

Description

Cylindrical Chinese export teaport (a) with red floral overglaze decoration. Two crossing ribbon handle with molded flower and leaf; painted flower and leaf on side, opening at top circled wtih red ivy wreath. Lid (b) with berry knop.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
porcelain
Teapot

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

5 x 10 1/8 x 5 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.254AB

Date

19th century (Possibly)